In this class, you will learn how to make a cinematic sci-fi space loop animation in Cinema 4D and After Effects. You will also learn various techniques & tools that you can use for motion graphics projects in general such as:
Creating and animating a character using Adobe Fuse & Mixamo (both free apps)
Use animation tools in Cinema 4D to extend and loop animations.
How to use the various tools in Cinema 4D to build a large Sci-Fi structure and scene
The concept of creating a seamless loop
A dramatic lighting and rendering style in Cinema 4D using only reflections.
Atmospheric and fog effects in Cinema 4D
Output/render settings from Cinema 4D, how to use ‘Multi Passes’ in Cinema 4D
Importing the rendered sequence/s into After Effects
Using After Effects for post effects and finishing touches
The best export setting in Premier Pro for Instagram and Youtube.
This class is suitable for users of all levels. Beginners who have not used the software before will be able to follow along. Intermediate to advanced users will be able to learn about or expand their knowledge of how to make looping scenes in Cinema 4D.
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Create a cinematic sci-fi space loop in Cinema 4D & After Effects. Use what you learned in the class to make something that looks different. I suggest using a different galaxy image and using different colors. When you finish, share your project with the class below!Here is my example, the start is the original version I created in this class and at 0:30 a different version with a different galaxy & colors.
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